"If you are interested in seeing lives changed and communities transformed by the Gospel of Jesus Christ, it doesn't get any better than Inner City Impact. This is a ministry that is truly making a difference in the neediest neighborhoods of Chicago." - Dr. Paul Nyquist, President, Moody Bible Institute
Bill Dillon and Inner City Impact work among some of the most needy people in Chicago.
I cannot commend Inner City Impact more highly, and Bill Dillon, more enthusiastically. All around Chicago, church and community leaders speak highly of his character, devotion to inner city ministry, and faithfulness to the Gospel of Jesus Christ."
- Dr. Luis Palau, International Evangelist
"For almost 40 years, Inner City Impact has done an outstanding job of presenting the person of Jesus Christ to young people desperately needing Him." - Dr. Joseph Stowell, President, Cornerstone University
Inner City Impact has served the inner city of Chicago since 1972. Committed staff reach kids ages 5 – 18 in some of Chicago's toughest neighborhoods -- Humboldt Park, Logan Square, and Cicero.
Through ICI's core programs, dedicated full-time missionaries and volunteers work with children in Bible studies, one-on-one discipleship, and in a variety of Christ-centered, wholesome and fun activities.
Programs include after school clubs, summer and winter camp adventures, and leadership development and sports leagues engage the kids in wholesome activities – and give us the opportunity to share the gospel.
To present the living Christ, primarily to unchurched inner city children and youth, discipling and integrating them into a local church.